IL SB2153 | 2021-2022 | 102nd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on August 27 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-08-27 - Public Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0641
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [HTML]


Amends the Hospital Licensing Act. Requires a hospital to provide a plan of correction to the Department of Public Health within 60 days if the hospital demonstrates a pattern or practice of failing to substantially comply with specified requirements or with the hospital's written staffing plan. Allows the Department to impose specified fines on a hospital for failing to comply with written staffing plans for nursing services or plans of correction. Requires money from fines to be deposited into the Hospital Licensure Fund (instead of the Long Term Care Provider Fund). Contains provisions concerning staffing plans. Amends the Nursing Education Scholarship Law. Provides that the Department of Public Health may award a total of $500,000 annually in nursing education scholarships. Amends the Illinois Income Tax Act. Creates an income tax credit for taxpayers who are employed during the taxable year as nurse educators. Provides that the credit shall be equal to 2.5% of the taxpayer's federal adjusted gross income for the taxable year. Effective immediately, except that provisions amending the Hospital Licensing Act take effect on the first day of the first full calendar month that begins 6 months after the Act becomes law. Effective immediately.

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Roll Calls

2021-05-30 - Senate - Concurrence in Senate (Y: 59 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-20 - House - Third Reading in House (Y: 116 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-22 - Senate - Third Reading in Senate (Y: 55 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-08-27SenatePublic Act . . . . . . . . . 102-0641
2021-08-27SenateEffective Date August 27, 2021
2021-08-27SenateGovernor Approved
2021-06-28SenateSent to the Governor
2021-05-30SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura M. Murphy
2021-05-30SenatePassed Both Houses
2021-05-30SenateSenate Concurs
2021-05-30SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Senate Concurs 059-000-000
2021-05-25SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion To Concur Recommended Do Adopt Health; 014-000-000
2021-05-25SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Assignments Referred to Health
2021-05-21SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Referred to Assignments
2021-05-21SenateHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Motion to Concur Filed with Secretary Sen. Sue Rezin
2021-05-21SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1 - May 24, 2021
2021-05-21SenateSecretary's Desk - Concurrence House Amendment(s) 1
2021-05-20HouseThird Reading - Short Debate - Passed 116-001-000
2021-05-19HousePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-19HouseSecond Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-18HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
2021-05-18HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Short Debate
2021-05-18HouseRemoved from Consent Calendar Status Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2021-05-13HousePlaced on Calendar 2nd Reading - Consent Calendar
2021-05-13HouseDo Pass as Amended / Consent Calendar Revenue & Finance Committee; 018-000-000
2021-05-13HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Adopted in Revenue & Finance Committee; by Voice Vote
2021-05-13HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Robyn Gabel
2021-05-12HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Revenue & Finance Committee
2021-05-11HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Maurice A. West, II
2021-05-11HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
2021-05-11HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2021-05-10HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. Kambium Buckner
2021-05-10HouseAdded Alternate Co-Sponsor Rep. David A. Welter
2021-05-04HouseAssigned to Revenue & Finance Committee
2021-04-26SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dave Syverson
2021-04-23HouseReferred to Rules Committee
2021-04-23HouseFirst Reading
2021-04-23SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Rachelle Crowe
2021-04-23HouseChief House Sponsor Rep. Michael J. Zalewski
2021-04-23HouseArrived in House
2021-04-22SenateThird Reading - Passed; 055-000-001
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Bill Cunningham
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Suzy Glowiak Hilton
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Meg Loughran Cappel
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Steve McClure
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Win Stoller
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Neil Anderson
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Chapin Rose
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sally J. Turner
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Terri Bryant
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Dale Fowler
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Brian W. Stewart
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jason Plummer
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Jil Tracy
2021-04-22SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Sara Feigenholtz
2021-04-21SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 3rd Reading April 22, 2021
2021-04-21SenateSecond Reading
2021-04-14SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Napoleon Harris, III
2021-04-14SenatePlaced on Calendar Order of 2nd Reading April 15, 2021
2021-04-14SenateDo Pass Health; 014-000-000
2021-04-07SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Darren Bailey
2021-04-06SenateReported Back To Health; 005-000-000
2021-04-06SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. Melinda Bush
2021-04-06SenateAdded as Chief Co-Sponsor Sen. David Koehler
2021-04-01SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Sara Feigenholtz
2021-03-24SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. John F. Curran
2021-03-24SenateTo Subcommittee on Public Health
2021-03-23SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Donald P. DeWitte
2021-03-22SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Laura Fine
2021-03-17SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Linda Holmes
2021-03-16SenateAssigned to Health
2021-03-15SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Julie A. Morrison
2021-03-10SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Scott M. Bennett
2021-02-26SenateReferred to Assignments
2021-02-26SenateFirst Reading
2021-02-26SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Sue Rezin

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1109755Amended CodeCitation Text
2108510.10Amended CodeCitation Text
2108514.5Amended CodeCitation Text
210857Amended CodeCitation Text
355232New CodeSee Bill Text

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